09/28/2021

The LSA regrets to announce the passing of longtime LSA member Harriet Klein (Montclair State University and Stony Brook University).

09/23/2021

Two bills are currently pending in Congress that would enhance and expand support for Native American Language Revitalization. This past Spring, the U.S.

08/31/2021

The LSA has just learned of the death of Zdenek “Denny” Salzmann, which occurred earlier this Spring. Dr. Salzman was a Life Member of the LSA, having first joined in 1949.

08/13/2021

The LSA regrets to announce the passing of Lila R.

07/08/2021

The LSA congratulates its members on their recent elections to the Academia Europaea!

05/04/2021

Congratulations to LSA member Emily R. Lake, a Doctoral Candidate in Linguistics at Stanford University, on the receipt of a Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship for 2021.

04/26/2021

The LSA congratulates its members and colleagues on their recent election to two of the most prestigious academies in the United States: The National Academy of Sciences (NAS), and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAA&S). 

02/23/2021

The LSA's Committee on Gender Equity in Linguistics (COGEL), in collaboration with SALTED (the SALT Equity & Diversity committee), have developed a guidebook for conference organizers in l

09/01/2020
The first Experiments in Linguistic Meaning (ELM) conference will be hosted virtually by the University of Pennsylvania, September 16-18, 2020.
08/27/2020

The Dynamic Language Infrastructure – Documenting Endangered Languages (DLI-DEL) Fellowships are offered as part of a joint, multi-year funding program of NEH and the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop and advance scientific and scholarly knowledge concerning endangered human languages.

08/10/2020

Please join the LSA in congratulating Maziar Toosarvandani (UC Santa Cruz), Ivy Sichel (UC Santa Cruz), and Matthew Wagers (UC Santa Cruz) on recently being awarded an NSF grant for research on rarely studied languages. 

08/06/2020

Please join the LSA in congratulating recently elected Fellows of the British Academy, David Adger (Queen Mary University of London), Alice Harris (University of Massachusetts-Amherst), Antonella Sorace (University of Edinburgh).

08/03/2020

Please join the LSA in congratulating Mary Murphy for being awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities Grant. 

08/03/2020

Please join the LSA in congratulating Barbara Partee on being awarded the 2021 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Computer and Cognitive Science.

06/04/2020

The LSA is happy to report that numerous former and current LSA members are taking part in ABRALIN ao Vivo - Linguistics Online, an online series of linguistics talks.

05/22/2020

Please join the LSA in congratulating recently elected members of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, Dan Jurafsky (Stanford University), Wendy Sandler (University of Haifa), and Paul Kiparsky (Stanford University).

05/11/2020

The LSA is pleased to announce that LSA Member Michael Obiri-Yeboah has been awarded a Mellon/ACLS Dissertation

04/10/2020

The LSA is pleased to announce that LSA Member Diane Brentari has been awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship for 2020. Guggenheim Fellowships are intended for individuals who have already demonstrated

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